R&B sensation SZA has once again shaken the music landscape, this time with the release of her captivating music video, “Snooze”. The video is a vibrant exploration of romance, presenting viewers with a complex narrative of different relationships, each with its own unique challenges.
A Multifaceted Romance
The “Snooze” music video, co-directed by SZA and Bradley J. Calder, showcases the New Jersey-born artist’s tumultuous journey through various romantic entanglements. Each romance is portrayed by a recognizable figure, adding a layer of familiarity to the intricate narrative.
“SZA finds herself wrapped up in romance and stuck in squabbles with different suitors, played by some recognizable talent.”
Her suitors include pop superstar Justin Bieber, accomplished actor Woody McClain, emerging talent Young Mazino, and renowned producer/songwriter Benny Blanco. Each character delivers a compelling performance, contributing to the gripping storyline that unfolds.
A Dance with Robotics
In a surprising twist, SZA is also seen giving a seductive lap dance to a robot boyfriend. This unusual pairing is a testament to SZA’s creativity and willingness to push boundaries in her artistry.
A Teaser for the Eager Fans
As the video concludes, a carefree SZA undresses under the starlit sky, hinting at a yet-to-be-released song. This tantalizing teaser has left fans eagerly awaiting the next chapter in SZA’s musical journey.
The “Snooze” Bundle
Alongside the video, SZA also released a 4-track bundle for “Snooze”. This pack includes a “Sped Up” version of the song and instrumentals, providing fans with a deeper insight into the creative process behind the hit.
Acclaim for SOS
“Snooze” is a standout track from SZA’s recent album, SOS, which received critical acclaim upon its release in December 2022. The album features collaborations with artists like Don Toliver, Phoebe Bridgers, Travis Scott, and the late Ol’ Dirty Bastard.
The Deluxe Edition
SZA has hinted at a deluxe edition of SOS, promising at least 10 additional tracks. This announcement has sparked excitement among her fans who are looking forward to more music from the talented artist.
The SOS North American Tour
SZA is set to embark on the second leg of her North American tour in support of SOS next month. Here’s the full lineup of tour dates: